We all lie

We All Lie Recently, my girlfriend dumped me. In her words, “I hurt people.” She believed that she hurt me which caused me to lash out and in turn hurt her with my words. I saw her in pain. I saw this woman who proclaimed to love me to be in emotional pain that she … [Read more…]

Abigail

I used to think I would never fall in love again. Then I did. And now I am dealing with my own damage of trying to push those whom I love away. Sometimes, I wish I was normal. I wish I could be a normal person. To love and be loved. I don’t know why … [Read more…]

Humankind’s Greatest Achievement

Last night, I went down to the National Mall and wove my way through a sea of sweating people to celebrate the 50th anniversary of humanity’s greatest achievement: landing human beings on the surface of our Moon. It was sweltering hot, the crowd was a mob scene, and the event was threatened by nearby rain … [Read more…]

The bad thing about sharing your blog

This blog is more or less anonymous. So when I get hits from people I like IRL, I wonder. Apparently, since I quit Facebook, this has been a source. And I have a love/hate relationship with it. I’d love to get to know more people than FB. Yet, that doesn’t seem possible. Even with people … [Read more…]

My little girl had surgery

A couple years ago, Bea’s vet pointed out a large almond shape growth in her mouth hanging from her upper jaw. At the time, the vet recommended monitoring the growth and if it ever changed, grew, or bothered her removal may be needed. A few weeks ago, when we were playing frisbee I noticed she … [Read more…]

Another trip around the Sun

This year you experience an innate tension. You know what you want and are goal-directed. You also have a moody side. If single, dating you could be challenging, as you have such a multifaceted personality. Someone might identify with and relate to one facet buy not another. You will know you meet the right person. … [Read more…]